Robert Mugabe

Coups and phalluses

The moral of Grace Mugabe of Zimbabwe: While men continue to share the spoils of their misrule, it seems there must always be a harlot who can be brought to heel.

The business of lies

The Internet has lied to the gullible for years, and fake news sites such as SDE, Spectator and Politica of Kenya have been carrying on the tradition.

Facebook Politics in Zimbabwe

Since 2013 the popular 'Baba Jukwa' Facebook page has posted allegations of state and ruling party scandals and correctly predicted political developments

Political Theater

Robert Mugabe and how how quickly style and showmanship can sweep away an audience, even when the underlying message promotes violence and jingoistic triumphalism.